Cecil B. Douthitt
Douthitt was a preacher at Lakeland’s Lake Wire Church of Christ who had a radio program that was broadcast over WMBL in the late 1920’s. The Ft. Smith, Arkansas native went on to serve 55 years in the ministry as a lecturer-debater, an author of several religious books and hymnal lyrics, and staff writer for the Church of Christ publication, The Gospel Guardian.
He was 74 when he passed away in 1971.
1929 - 1929 WMBL-AM 1310 - Lakeland (Featured Program)